Originally posted on The Outside Corner  |  Last updated 2/24/12

I'm Scotty Allen and I'm somewhat of a "Jack of all trades".  I'm a former Marine and current grad-student, amateur scout for a sports agency, senior columnist for LA Angels Insider, minor league writer for Monkey with a Halo, and a correspondent for The Outside Corner.  My favorite team is of course the Los Angeles Angels, but I find myself routinely rooting for the San Francisco Giants and San Diego Padres as well.  My favorite current players are Torii Hunter and Mike Trout, and my favorite all-time players are Tony Gwynn and Wally Joyner.  When I'm not in the classroom, in the stands, on the field or at my computer, I can be found traveling to parts unknown with my wife.  Follow and chat with me on twitter @ScottyA_LAAI.

This article first appeared on The Outside Corner and was syndicated with permission.

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